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Dupuytren's contracture is a progressive hand condition that affects an estimated 16 million Americans.
Bromley, "Free radicals and Dupuytren's contracture," British Medical Journal, vol.
giving Sobi the exclusive rights to commercialise Xiapex for the treatment of Dupuytren's contracture and Peyronie's disease in 71 Eurasian and African countries.
Dupuytren's contracture is more common in middle aged and elderly males with 42 to 60% of bilateral hand involvement.
Dupuytren's contracture is caused by a painless thickening and shrinkage of the connective tissue underneath the skin of the palm of the hand.
BERLIN--Medical therapy might prove to be the preferred approach for treating patients with early-stage Dupuytren's contracture, suggest the findings of a small retrospective study.
Many people in Britain - and across Europe - suffer from the hand condition known as Dupuytren's contracture, or 'Viking claw'.
He had an early Dupuytren's contracture of the ring finger.
(Actelion) for the rights to develop and commercialize XIAFLEX for the treatment of Dupuytren's contracture and Peyronie's disease in Canada, Australia, Brazil and Mexico.
Auxilium Pharmaceuticals and Actelion Pharmaceuticals have entered into a long-term partnership for the development, supply and commercialization of Xiaflex, a novel, first-in-class biologic for the potential treatment of Dupuytren's contracture and Peyronie's disease.
The diabetic hand encompasses the four most widely studied conditions which have traditionally been associated with diabetes, namely limited joint mobility, Dupuytren's contracture (DC), trigger finger and carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS).